Shawn Vanderloo

Best of 2022

Best of 2022 – Soul Forge Podcast 272

Best of 2022 lists are everywhere. Here is another one! The first episode of the new year sees Shawn and Krista looking back over the year that was. 2022 is a year that won’t soon be forgotten. From books and movies to television and events, 2022 was quite a year!

Cats and Dogs – Soul Forge Podcast 271

Cats and dogs are the most popular pets in the world. On this episode, my friend Melissa makes her podcasting debut. She is the proud owner of both a cat and a dog. Her cat’s name is Charlie. Max is her handsome black Lab. Cats are more independent and are

Is it Stress or Just Life – Soul Forge 270

Is it stress or just life that causes you to feel the way you do? This week on the podcast, we are taking a look at what has been on the mind of your host. As of late, there has been a bit of nostalgia on the mind. And as


How To Be Thankful – Soul Forge Podcast 269

How to be thankful is a vital skill in society. There are so many ways in which to present yourself in the world. Being polite and grateful will allow you to get ahead. Not everyone has the skills or the resources or even the desire to show thankfulness. Those that

90 day fiance

90 Day Fiance – Soul Forge Podcast 268

90 day fiance or long distance fiance? Perhaps it’s both! This episode of the Soul Forge dives into the relationship between Dakota and Luke. We will learn their story, their trials and tribulations. Most of all, we will experience the love they feel for each other. I have known Dakota

Ear Today, Gone Tomorrow – soul forge podcast 267

Ear Today, Gone Tomorrow is episode 267 of the Soul Forge Podcast. When your life is a disaster, there are only so many options to turn things around. This episode does not provide any answers. However, brother Robin leads a fairly amusing life. He sums his life up as a

Roommate from Hell – Soul Forge Pod 266

Roomate from hell is the story of one woman’s horrendous experience. The most common reason for sharing housing is to reduce the cost of housing. In many rental markets, the monthly rent for a two- or three-bedroom apartment is proportionately less per bedroom than the rent for a one-bedroom apartment.


The Moody Blues – Soul Forge Podcast 265

The Moody Blues is episode 265 of The Soul Forge Podcast. Seasonal affective disorder, or SAD, is a kind of depression that appears at certain times of the year. It usually begins in the fall when the days get shorter and lasts through the winter. SAD doesn’t only happen in

Doom Box Patrol

Doom Box Patrol – Soul Forge Podcast 264

Doom Box Patrol is another fun conversational episode where we learn about a few weird and random topics. You are going to learn what a doom box is, how it relates to ADHD and what to do about these boxes. We are also going to cover parenting, being a GEN-X

Meteor Shower by Steve Martin – Soul Forge 263

Meteor Shower by Steve Martin! Let’s Put On A Show! presents Meteor Shower by Steve Martin. There is a new theatre company in Sault Ste. Marie and their first play will be a comedy written by Steve Martin. Leah Frost and RJ Renner are directing Meteor Shower. You can see

Climb That Damn Mountain – Soul Forge 262

Climb that damn mountain. Do the things you have always been too afraid to do or try. This is the message behind this episode of the podcast. Amanda returns to talk about her recent knee surgery. Her main message or take away, is that if you want to do something,

If Wishes Were Fishes – Soul Forge Podcast 261

If wishes were fishes, we would all cast our nets in the sea. This week’s episode is a bit of a mixed bag. We are talking about my recent birthday weekend, but this episode includes a part of our eighth show. Labour Day weekend is always my birthday celebration time.

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